Nässjö Municipality

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Nässjö Municipality
Nässjö kommun
Municipality
Coat of arms of Nässjö Municipality
Coat of arms
Nässjö Municipality in Jönköping County.png
Country Sweden
County Jönköping County
Seat Nässjö
Area[1]
 • Total 988.49 km2 (381.66 sq mi)
 • Land 930.29 km2 (359.19 sq mi)
 • Water 58.2 km2 (22.5 sq mi)
  Area as of January 1, 2014.
Population (December 31, 2013)[2]
 • Total 29,516
 • Density 30/km2 (77/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166 code SE
Province Småland
Municipal code 0682
Website www.nassjo.se

Nässjö Municipality (Nässjö kommun) is a municipality in Jönköping County, southern Sweden where the town Nässjö is situated.

The present municipality was created in 1971 when the City of Nässjö (instituted in 1914) was amalgamated with five surrounding municipalities.

Localities[edit]

There are 11 urban areas (also called a Tätort or locality) in Nässjö Municipality.

In the table the localities are listed according to the size of the population as of December 31, 2005. The municipal seat is in bold characters.

# Locality Population
1 Nässjö 16,463
2 Bodafors 1,982
2 Forserum 1,982
4 Malmbäck 1,016
5 Anneberg 874
6 Solberga 419
7 Grimstorp 385
8 Fredriksdal 318
9 Äng 301
10 Flisby 215
11 Stensjön 208

Sister cities[edit]

Nässjö has had two sister cities since the 1940s: Brønderslev in Denmark and Eidsberg in Norway.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Statistiska centralbyrån, Kommunarealer den 1 januari 2014" (Microsoft Excel) (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. Retrieved 2014-04-18. 
  2. ^ "SCB, Befolkningsstatistik 31 december 2013" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden.  Text "http://www.scb.se/sv_/Hitta-statistik/Statistik-efter-amne/Befolkning/Befolkningens-sammansattning/Befolkningsstatistik/25788/25795/Helarsstatistik---Kommun-lan-och-riket/159277/" ignored (help);

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 57°39′N 14°41′E / 57.650°N 14.683°E / 57.650; 14.683